Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 194 184 213
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 +74
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 102 151 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.47% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.19% 4.90% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 141 133
Median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £51,500 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £93,750 £113,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year -1.69% -1.67% +7.14%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,193 3,080 2,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.65% 29.96% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,755 2,808 2,268
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £36,450 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +1.27%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 74 (72.55%) IaaS
2 59 (57.84%) Azure
3 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (37.25%) SQL
4 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
5 36 (35.29%) DevOps
6 28 (27.45%) SaaS
7 26 (25.49%) AWS
8 24 (23.53%) Azure SQL Database
9 23 (22.55%) Windows
10 22 (21.57%) Finance
11 21 (20.59%) Microservices
11 21 (20.59%) Data Centre
12 20 (19.61%) PowerShell
13 17 (16.67%) Legal
13 17 (16.67%) C#
14 16 (15.69%) SOA
15 15 (14.71%) .NET
15 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
15 15 (14.71%) Test Automation
15 15 (14.71%) Windows Server
15 15 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (13.73%) Terraform
16 14 (13.73%) Migration
16 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
16 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
17 13 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (12.75%) ITIL
17 13 (12.75%) Fintech
18 12 (11.76%) Power BI

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.90%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.94%) Confluence
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Gliffy
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 74 (72.55%) IaaS
2 59 (57.84%) Azure
3 28 (27.45%) SaaS
4 26 (25.49%) AWS
5 12 (11.76%) Power Platform
6 10 (9.80%) Office 365
7 9 (8.82%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (6.86%) GCP
9 6 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (4.90%) Serverless
11 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (1.96%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.98%) Apigee
13 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.98%) Data Lake Analytics
13 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Firewall
2 6 (5.88%) LAN
2 6 (5.88%) Network Security
3 5 (4.90%) WAN
4 4 (3.92%) DNS
4 4 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.92%) SSL
4 4 (3.92%) Wireless
4 4 (3.92%) WLAN
5 3 (2.94%) SSH
6 2 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (0.98%) DHCP
7 1 (0.98%) HTTP
7 1 (0.98%) Intranet
7 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.98%) NAS
7 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.98%) VoIP
7 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.76%) Power BI
4 10 (9.80%) Data Lake
4 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.90%) MySQL
8 2 (1.96%) Big Data
8 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.96%) Redis
8 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (1.96%) Protractor
4 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.98%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.98%) GitLab
5 1 (0.98%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.98%) Maven
5 1 (0.98%) Mocha
5 1 (0.98%) Mockito
5 1 (0.98%) NUnit
5 1 (0.98%) RSpec
5 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.98%) Spock
5 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Legal
3 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) Back Office
4 3 (2.94%) Law
4 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Architect
2 15 (14.71%) Consultant
3 14 (13.73%) Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Administrator
4 10 (9.80%) Procurement Officer
5 9 (8.82%) DBA
5 9 (8.82%) SQL DBA
5 9 (8.82%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Architect
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Technical Architect
6 8 (7.84%) Azure Architect
6 8 (7.84%) C# Architect
6 8 (7.84%) SOA Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Product Owner
8 6 (5.88%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) .NET
2 11 (10.78%) CSS
2 11 (10.78%) React
3 10 (9.80%) OAuth
4 9 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (8.82%) jQuery
5 8 (7.84%) Entity Framework
5 8 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (6.86%) .NET Core
6 7 (6.86%) Web Services
7 6 (5.88%) Node.js
7 6 (5.88%) OAuth2
8 5 (4.90%) RESTful
9 4 (3.92%) REST
10 3 (2.94%) HTML
10 3 (2.94%) LDAP
10 3 (2.94%) OpenID
10 3 (2.94%) SOAP
11 2 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.84%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.86%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (3.92%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.96%) Replication
8 2 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.98%) Clustering
9 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.98%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 15 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.86%) Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.96%) Unix
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.98%) VMS
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (35.29%) DevOps
3 21 (20.59%) Microservices
4 16 (15.69%) SOA
5 15 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 14 (13.73%) Migration
7 13 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (12.75%) Fintech
7 13 (12.75%) ITIL
8 12 (11.76%) Due Diligence
8 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) TDD
8 12 (11.76%) UML
8 12 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.78%) Risk Management
9 11 (10.78%) Scrum
10 10 (9.80%) Benchmarking
10 10 (9.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.25%) SQL
2 20 (19.61%) PowerShell
3 17 (16.67%) C#
4 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.80%) Python
6 9 (8.82%) Java
7 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.94%) C
8 3 (2.94%) Ruby
9 2 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.98%) C++
10 1 (0.98%) Go
10 1 (0.98%) Java 8
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) CISSP
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.88%) MCSA
3 5 (4.90%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CISM
6 2 (1.96%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.98%) CISA
7 1 (0.98%) CRISC
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.98%) MCSE
7 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) PMP
7 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) NIST
2 5 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.96%) NCSC
5 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) Docker
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.94%) Xen
5 1 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.98%) vCloud
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Terraform
2 10 (9.80%) Ansible
3 6 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.96%) MIIS
5 2 (1.96%) SCCM
5 2 (1.96%) WSUS
6 1 (0.98%) Kibana
6 1 (0.98%) logstash
6 1 (0.98%) Puppet
6 1 (0.98%) SCOM
6 1 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (6.86%) VMware
4 6 (5.88%) Google
5 4 (3.92%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix
6 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.96%) Zend
7 1 (0.98%) Apple
7 1 (0.98%) Avaya
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) EMC
7 1 (0.98%) F5
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.98%) Splunk
7 1 (0.98%) Sybase
7 1 (0.98%) Teradata